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  2. Who's ready?

    I hope it stops for you! Looks like it just west of me.
  3. Today
  4. Who's ready?

    Yeah, thunderstorm rolling in with 50 mph wind! I did some scouting this afternoon and we finally decided which place to go. 4 hours of trying to sleep through the storms and then hope we only have rain so we can hunt. Duck opener is pretty cool!
  5. I found some ginsign but I think I am going plant the berries
  6. Fishin report for Lake Iwanttobethere..

    BEEN TWO WEEKS since I have been home and things are somewhat returning too normal. With football and grouse season here the waters of Lake Iwanttobethere are somewhat quiet. Don’t forget guys are trying to get in their last rounds of golf in and it is a hard decision on what to do when you have a nice afternoon on your hands. When I came back we had like ten days of summer then some rain. Yesterday I took a chance and got one of my big projects out of the way. Youngest daughter and son came over and I put them to work. They dug out along the old sidewalk to the garage and expanded the sidewalk from twenty-four inches to forty inches wide by thirty feet long, need the extra width for the wheelchair when the snow starts falling. About fifteen hundred pounds of concrete was ran through the mixer. I just played foremen and cut stakes and forms to size. It pays to teach them young and they remembered it all so I mostly watched. I then just had to sweat it out as a big thunder storm came through this morning and dumped on us but the sidewalk was set and it still looks good.   Sunshine Ray is forecasting rain for the next several days so the next project of staining decks and the ramp is going to have to wait. On the bad part my tiller that was thirty years old died. As soon as I told the son he could have the motor which is not that old he called his nephew telling him they have an engine for another go-cart. I have a home nurse and PT coming in on Mondays and Fridays and Wound Care in the big city on Wednesdays. Gives me two days and the weekends to have time to myself, at least for the next seven weeks. Don’t think I will be getting any golfing in and I still have some hope for fishing and I will hold on to that till the ice makes it hard to put a boat in the water. Now grouse hunting is another matter, I can always wait for the guys to come to me. Seems we have several birds at the Resort and the only reason why Vic just shot that one is because he didn’t have any more shells. When I left on Sunday I took the box of 8’s I had in the glove box and left them there for him.   Close to the lake here the trees are full of green leaves but as you get farther away there is some color and with the strong winds and rain the black top now has leaves plastered on it. Pickup trucks are parked along tote roads and hunters with either their human or dog partners set out to search for grouse and hunts to make memories. It looks like we might have a decent fall, Lake Iwanttobethere is keeping the frost away and finally after a rotten growing season tomatoes are ripening and even the corn that is small but still tasty is coming to the table. Orange hats sit on top of heads and them spendy orange wool shirts are seen around town. You don’t just have to wear them during deer season or under your duck rain coats. I must admit I really miss fishing this time of the year. Being the only trailer at the landing and having no one fishing in my spots. The bite is usually pretty good and I am not cold till I put the Puddle Humper on the trailer and secure it. No skeeters or biting black flies at the landing and I will slide on to the heated front seat and feel the warmth on my backside, that is when I realize that I am cold. I open the little cooler and eat a cold bologna sandwich as I munch on a big dill pickle. I leave the soda and instead pour myself some warm coca, check my lights in the mirror put the Tahoe in gear and point it in the direction of home. A baseball game on the radio plays and if I am lucky I chase a sunset from one hill to the next here at Lake Iwanttobethere
  7. Who's ready?

    Here we go!!
  8. Yesterday
  9. Pickled beets

    I like that idea, only on the smoker grill I'm thinking.......
  10. I have yay vote and a nay vote on these guys. They just exploded in my yard the past couple days. What am I holding here? And as long as I'm asking... this one? We have about a half dozen different kinds that pop up. New yard to me so I don't know if I have a U pick garden on my hands or just wet turf.
  11. Pickled beets

    You can also cook them on the grill at 400 degrees for 45 minutes or so until they are tender. I cook them in disposable aluminum pans and use tin foil for a cover offset from the fire. Pretty much baking them, I don't like to heat up my house so I do it all outdoors. Mmmm pickled beets!
  12. I have trolled minnows behind spinners in the fall and that seems to work pretty well. I always wondered why you don't read much or see much of people using crawler harnesses in the fall
  13. Very cool find there, Mr. Sherlock E. Butterfly!!
  14. Sorry, haven't logged in here forever. I actually slice, fry in butter, then freeze in portions. Then thaw and re-heat in a frying pan with a bit more butter. They seem to have a much better texture after they freeze (freezing causes the cell walls to rupture which tenderizes the mushroom). I've eaten them after a full year from the freezer and they are still great! I get the little fold-over plastic sandwich bags and put portions in there, squeezing out any air, then put those portions into a larger heavy duty freezer bag. Works great!
  15. Painted Lady and Friend

    not a red admiral. I have a few pics of them. got a report back and did a new thread.
  16. I submitted the pic with a question to Butterflies and Moths of North America database and got the answer. Pretty neat The friend is also a painted lady.
  17. Pickled beets

    Did that at 6:00 am!! Just peeled, seeded, chopped two baskets of 'em!, then into the freezer, thank you very much! besides, I have two big jars of pickled beets in da frigalator.
  18. Pickled beets

    dont you gotta go water your maters??????????
  19. Lunch

    Yeah, that was pretty much it for the day. I did have a salad later last night but it wasn't very good because we didn't have any peppers.
  20. Pickled beets

    That from a guy who doesn't like BACON....
  21. Pics from Munsinger

    Nice shots, bud! Pretty cool you got a hummingbird.
  22. Panfish Photo Gallery

    Few from recent trips...all big ones released
  23. Pickled beets

    your wierd!!!!!!!!!!!!
  24. Pickled beets

    even cooked on the stove they are good.....
  25. Underwater Pike strikes video

    that is a great video!!!!
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